American Funds The Growth Fund of America

Scorecard
3 / 5 Stars
Lipper
4 4 5 5 2
Zacks Investment Research
3 (Hold)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
TheStreet.com
B (Buy)

Fund Performance

The fund's Value Line Growth Persistence rank, which awards funds that consistently outperform their broad universes, is 1 for one year, 3 for five years, and 3 for 10 years. Scores are on a 1 to 5 scale, with 1 being the best and 5 the worst.

Value Line 2014-03-12

Hypothetical Growth of $10,000

Updated 02.28.2014

Trailing Total Returns

Updated 02.28.2014

Total Return % + / - S&P 500 TR USD + / - Russell 1000 Growth TR USD % Rank
Year-to-date 3.14 2.18 0.99 36
1-Month 5.29 0.72 0.15 57
3-Month 6.06 2.55 1.00 43
6-Month 18.71 3.64 0.87 51
1-Year 31.34 5.96 2.19 42
3-Year (Annualized) 14.60 0.24 -0.46 39
5-Year (Annualized) 21.99 -1.02 -2.04 59
10-Year (Annualized) 8.16 0.99 0.39 31